Book Discussion on The Last of the Doughboys
Richard Rubin talked about his book, The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War, in which he… read more
Richard Rubin talked about his book, The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War, in which he presents a collection of interviews he conducted with men who served in the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. The conversations, which began in 2003 and included men who were between 101 and 113 years old and now all deceased, recount their respective experiences in the field of battle. Richard Rubin spoke at Longfellow Books in Portland, Maine. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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